Priya Kohli

Assistant Professor of Mathematics

Joined Connecticut College: 2012

B.S., Delhi University
M.S., Indian Agricultural Statistical Research Institute, New Delhi
M.S., Northern Illinois University
Ph.D., Texas A&M University


Covariance modeling

Longitudinal studies

Missing data

Priya Kohli teaches include Mathematical Statistics, Time Series Analysis, Applied Regression Analysis, Statistical Methods and Introduction to Statistics.

Priya Kohli Curriculum Vitae

Priya Kohli is an assistant professor in the Department of Mathematics. She received a Ph.D. in Statistics from Texas A&M University in 2012 under the advisement of Prof. Mohsen Pourahmadi and Prof. Willa Chen. She earned a B.S. in Physics from Delhi University, India, an M.S. in Statistics from IASRI, India, and an M.S. in Applied Statistics and Probability from Northern Illinois University, Illinois. 

Previously she taught Statistical Methods and Principles of Statistics at both Texas A&M University and Northern Illinois University.

Recent publications:

  • (with Pourahmadi, M.) Some prediction problems for stationary random elds with quarter-plane past., Journal of Multivariate Analysis, Under Revision.
  • Garcia, T., Kohli, P. and Pourahmadi, M., "Regressograms and mean-covariance models for incomplete longitudinal data," The American Statistician, 66(2), 85-91, 2012.
  • Kohli, P. and Pourahmadi, M., "Nonparametric estimation of the innovation variance and judging the fi t of ARMA models," Economic Time Series: Modeling and Seasonality, Eds. Bell, W., Holan, S. H. and McElroy, T. S., Chapman & Hall/CRC Press, 2011.
  • Zhang, Y., Madiri, S., Zhang, L. and Kohli, P., "Statistical technique to handle data irregularities in field retroreflectivity of pavement markings," Transportation Research Board 89th Annual Meeting, #10-3217, 2010.
  • Gupta, S. and Kohli, P., "Analysis of supersaturated designs: a review," Journal of Indian Society of Agricultural Statistics, 62(2), 156-168, 2008.

Recent talks:

  • "Modelling Covariance for Incomplete Multivariate Longitudinal Data," University of Connecticut, October 2013
  • 'Multivariate Longitudinal Analysis with Missing Data,' JSM, Biopharmaceutical Section: Methods for Dealing with Missing Data, August 2013
  • "Optimal Site Selection and Spatial Prediction," IISA Section on Statistical Methods, Chennai, January 2013
  • "Long Range Dependent Random Fields with Applications in Agricultural Trials," International Conference on Statistics and Informatics in Agricultural Research, New Delhi, December 2012
  • "Long Range Dependent Random Fields: Fractional Exponential Models," NBER-NSF Time Series Conference, TAMU, October, 2012
  • "Modeling Correlation Matrices Using Classical Regression Approach: A Data-Based Method," Department of Mathematics, Connecticut College, Oct, 2012
  • "Prediction and Estimation of Random Fields," JSM Section on Statistics and the Environment, July 2012
  • "Some Prediction Problems for Stationary Random Fields," Department of Mathematical Sciences, Georgia Southern University, March, 2012

Professor Kohli is a member of the American Statistical Association (ASA), Institute of Mathematical Statistics (IMS), Eastern North American Region/International Biometric Society (ENAR) and the International Indian Statistical Association (IISA).

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Majoring in Mathematics. 

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Connecticut College
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